The LMCD created the Save the Lake Fund in the 1970s as a supplemental source to fund projects that meet the environmental and recreational needs of Lake Minnetonka. The Save the Lake Committee is an advisory committee that oversees Save the Lake fundraising efforts, as well as request for Save the Lake funds.
This committee is currently chaired by LMCD Board Member Dan Baasen. Its members are appointed annually by the LMCD Board of Directors and consist of current and past LMCD Directors and Lake Minnetonka stakeholders, as follows:
Meetings are scheduled on an as-needed basis, when deemed necessary by the Chair. All meetings are conducted in the LMCD office on selected day and time.